clients/couples

Vancouver Couples Counselling Helps Embattled Spouses Work Things Out

More than 70,000 divorce cases are filed in Canada every year, a third of them involving first-time couples. Loss of intimacy is cited as a leading cause. Meanwhile, more than two-thirds of women initiate divorce. There’s a lot of talk

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Vancouver Counselling Experts Explain the Worst ‘Scars’ are Invisible

In her book Mistral’s Kiss, Laurell K. Hamilton writes: “There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.” For the thousands of Canadian soldiers who have returned from Afghanistan, this

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Are you as smart as an 8 Year old?

Unexpected Surprises  I love brain science.  It fascinates me and I appreciate how much it helps us to understand why we do the things we do – both the things that are troublesome  and the things that excite our imaginations.

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What Africa Taught Me About Addiction & Trauma

This summer my husband Bob and I had the privilege of visiting Uganda & Kenya. While we certainly took the opportunity to go on a couple of safaris and honestly felt like we were in the middle of a National

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Emotional Sobriety Matters

Welcome to the first edition of Emotional Sobriety Matters. I am so excited to be sharing with you on this topic. Whenever I have mentioned the idea of “emotional sobriety” to others, it receives a positive response, “Wow, I like

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